MEXICAN INDEPENDENCE DAY 2021!

Within this writing I share my congratulations and best wishes for Mexican Independence Day, and offer a moment to reflect upon the Mexican interconnections with Spanish history and the Americas.

LABOR DAY 2021.

Monday September 6th 2021 is recognized as Labor Day, this is a holiday that was established in 1894 to recognize the American Labor Movement, and the rights of workers specifically from the skilled fields. This was particularly a turning point for those who suffered very bad working conditions, the over-worked, the poor, immigrants and muchContinue reading “LABOR DAY 2021.”

REFLECTION | EMERGENT LEARNING.

Within this writing I reflect upon the process of learning as doing something, such as a process to shift a view, create an opinios and to build upon previous learning. It is through this thought that I share views upon the current evolving situation in Afghanistan, Venezuela and the book that I am reading, to discuss and reflect upon my own learning that is evolving through the learning of Spanish American History through its founding and creation story that leads to The United States of America.

A SPANISH LITERARY ERA!

This writing is a continuation of my previous blog post entitled: Chapter 10 | Summary to extend my thoughts and the wonderful and precious discovery of early writers and publishers who sought to preserve a past associated with the Spanish Missions.

CHAPTER 10 | SUMMARY!

Within this writing I summarize Chapter 10 from the book reading entitled “ELNORTE.” This chapter offers complex details of land grants and legislations that were utilized for the development of the United States territories. I was especially interested within an early literary era as I title that seeks to preserve the historical Spanish past with the new identities that evolve with the United States of America.

CHAPTER 9 | SUMMARY!

Within this writing I summarize Chapter 9 of my reading from the book entitled “ELNORTE.” I make historical and present day connections, especially to focus upon the Texas cotton industry, the Texas Annexation and the Mexico-America war.

CHAPTER 8 | CONNECTIONS!

Within this writing I reflect upon on Chapter 8 of my reading from the book entitled “EL NORTE.” I make connections from historical and present day events.

JUNETEENTH | FEDERAL HOLIDAY!

Within this writing I reflect upon the signing of legislation that has created Juneteenth a Federal holiday within the United States of America.

A SPECIAL THANK YOU!

Within this writing I reflect upon President Biden and First Lady Dr. Jill Biden’s visit to the G7 summit and the visit with the UK Royals which could have easily been viewed as a USA Royal Visit to the UK, with a Special Thank You!